Kriti Sanon after impressing the audience with her character in Panipat is now gearing for her next film Mimi, which is a remake of an acclaimed Marathi film Mala Aai Vhhaychy. The new update about the film is that the actress has to put on 15 Kgs for her character and it is turning out to be a challenge for her.
The actress has to get healthier for the part just Bhumi Pednekar did it for Dum Lagake Haisha.”Kriti has gone all out to ace the role. To gain weight, she had to increase her carb and fat intake. It includes cheese, desserts, ghee, junk food, fried stuff, potato, sweet potatoes. She has never been on a diet and ate everything. She also had to increase the quantity of every meal and the calorie intake. She also sometimes had to eat when she was not hungry,” a source close to the development told Mumbai Mirror.
Talking about the same is the actress herself, who spoke about taking up the challenge and how it is difficult for her. She said, “For me, putting on so many kilos is actually a challenge as it’s very new for my body. I have to in a way fight my metabolism and increase my calorie intake to gain that much weight in a short time. But I’m excited to see the transformation. It’s a role very close to my heart and I want to give it everything I can, even if that means not taking up any other work in the process.”
Mimi based on a Marathi film, tells a story about a surrogate mother. The film directed by Samroudhhi Porey’s went on to win the prestigious National Award. The Hindi remake is directed by Laxman Uttekar who last directed Kriti and Kartik Aaryan directed Luka Chuppi.